Stories tagged: mead school district
UPDATED: Sun., March 11, 2018
Forty students from MEAD Alternative High School were selected for a daylong workshop in Seattle, where they’ll work with the musical’s cast, perform original numbers and, finally, attend the show …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018
Voters sided with school officials trying to keep up with growth in north Spokane and agreed gave the Mead School District another $114 million for a new middle school, elementary …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017
The so-called “Piggyback Bandit” has returned to Spokane.
UPDATED: Mon., July 24, 2017
The Music City Building, at 1011 W. First Ave., is scheduled to have 3,300 square feet of space remodeled for business use. It will have common areas, and just over …
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017
Thousands of high school seniors who have failed their biology assessment test may need help from the Legislature to get their diploma.
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017
The family of a young girl hit by an SUV while walking to her school bus stop on Pine Glen Road in June is suing the driver and the Mead …
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017
Mead High School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2016-17 school year. Seniors
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017
Hundreds of unvaccinated students at a dozen Spokane County schools are being ordered to stay home during the ongoing mumps outbreak, almost double the number of schools previously identified.
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017
The Spokane Regional Health District has ordered more than 200 unvaccinated students in the Spokane area home following additional mumps cases.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 13, 2017
The Spokane Regional Health District has ordered unvaccinated students at schools where mumps cases have been reported to stay home.
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016
Students from Mead High School have earned AP Scholar Awards for their academic success on their Advance Placement exams.
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016
Students from Mt. Spokane High School have earned AP Scholar Awards for their academic success on their Advance Placement exams. National AP Scholars
Wed., July 13, 2016
Mead School District is covering tuition for summer school for English Language Learners this year.
Wed., June 1, 2016
The words “quiet leadership” can be used to describe senior Lyndsey Witmer from North Star School in the Mead School District.
Mon., April 4, 2016
New laws cover suicide attempts, old school buildings, wood stoves in
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016
OLYMPIA – Mead and other school districts in Washington would be allowed to extend the life of buildings they are replacing, using them to provide extra classrooms needed as class …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016
Mead’s Riverpoint Academy will open its doors to ninth- and 10th-graders starting this fall after the board of directors approved expanding the school on Jan. 25.
Fri., Nov. 13, 2015
Eight students from the Riverpoint Academy won a grant from MIT to build a device that will help refugees power portable electronics. They will present their final project at MIT …
Thu., Nov. 12, 2015
In December, Shiloh Hills Elementary School will have a book fair for kindergartners, first-graders and second-graders. Lots of elementary schools have book fairs, of course. But the Shiloh Hills fair …
Fri., Oct. 30, 2015
The Russo family chose a high school for their two daughters in the same way many families pick a college. They researched and interviewed prospective schools. They visited. They spoke …
Thu., Oct. 8, 2015
John Hatcher and long-time incumbent Robert Olson have similar positions on the issues in the race for a school board seat representing District 3 in the Mead School District.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 28, 2015
Dave Turner wasn’t born a Star Wars nerd. It was something the Farwell Elementary music teacher earned by building his own TIE fighter costume.
Mon., Sept. 28, 2015
Dave Turner wasn’t born a Star Wars nerd. It was something the Farwell Elementary music teacher earned.
Wed., Aug. 5, 2015
Two elementary schools in Mead and one in Central Valley turned down state money for full-day kindergarten programs because they don’t have enough room. At the end of the latest …
Thu., July 30, 2015
He circled warily, his small bike wobbly on the grassy lawn of the North Side apartment complex. He glanced at the boxes of books as he circled ever closer. Finally, …
Tue., July 14, 2015
Spokane County Commissioners gave the go-ahead Tuesday night for construction of a controversial apartment complex near Wandermere Golf Course.
Thu., July 2, 2015
The rocket, which was built by about 25 students in EWU rocketry club, carried a plane designed and built by students of Mead School District’s Riverpoint Academy, an alternative high …
Tue., June 9, 2015
After losing his job as Mead High School football coach in late March and having it restored on appeal in late May, Sean Carty announced to parents on Monday that …
Sat., May 23, 2015
Mead School District teachers will not join teachers in Spokane Public Schools and the East Valley School District in a walkout on Wednesday. The teachers voted Friday morning against a …
Fri., May 22, 2015
Teachers in the East Valley School District voted Thursday to join Spokane Public Schools teachers in a one-day strike on Wednesday, but teachers in the Central Valley and Cheney school …